Student Life

Dining on Campus

LBCC offers three dining facilities at the Albany main campus.

Commons Cafeteria

Today's Hours

Located on the second floor of the Calapooia Center Building, the Commons Cafeteria is operated by the second-year students in the LBCC Culinary Arts Program. This café-style service was developed post-COVID to train students in all aspects of running their own food service operation under realistic conditions. The menu is a collaboration of instructor-created items focusing on specific cooking skills and student creations to offer weekly and daily specials consisting of: coffee, tea, pastries, desserts, made-to-order hot items, pizza, bread, soup, salads, and "grab & go" choices.

Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:30am to 10:30am (online only)
11:00am to 12:30pm (online & in-person)

Friday - Sunday
Closed

Upcoming Closures
All Holidays

Thanksgiving Day
MLK Jr. Day
President's Day
First Day of Each Term
Finals Week
Summer Term

Last updated: 1/31/2023

This Week's Menu

Menu Feb 26th - 29th

Menu items are subject to availability & may change without notice
Please remember that this is a classroom & we are teaching culinary students
We ask for your patience as our students are learning

FOH Management
Ranch: $0.25
Fry Sauce: $0.25

Isaac Martinez - Santiam Pantry
Falafel: three pan-fried falafel cakes, tabbouleh salad, marinated feta cheese, naan bread & yogurt garlic sauce $4.50
Bahn Mi Smash Taco (3): flour tortilla, seasoned ground pork, carrots, pickled cucumbers, cilantro & sriracha aioli $5.50
Student App: shredded pork barbeque sliders, brioche bun, purple cabbage, carrot slaw, pickled cucumbers & chipotle mayo
Soup $3.00
Mon/Tues: chicken pot pie soup, with carrots, peas, celery, pâte brisée & fried carrot tops
Wed/Thurs: beef bourguignon with pearl onions, mushrooms, carrots, carrot greens & sweet pickled shallots

Garret Boren - Santiam Grill
Bacon Cheeseburger: grilled beef patty, American cheese, bacon, sweet onion, lettuce, pickles, burger sauce & toasted potato bun with fries $8.50
Add: side of fries $2.50
Piri Piri Chicken: grilled piri piri chicken, patatas bravas, salsa bravas & feta cucumber salad $9.00
Fish & Chips: cracker-crusted cod, French fries & housemade tartar sauce $12.75
Loaded Fries: student choice 
Student Entree: grilled shrimp cups with iceberg lettuce, grilled corn, red onion, cranberry beans & mango habanero pepper sauce

Harriet Riebold - Santiam Saucier
Parmesan Crusted Chicken: pan-seared parmesan chicken, tarragon mushroom cream sauce & housemade rigatoni pasta $8.50
New Orleans Style Gumbo: the holy trinity, chicken, shrimp & grilled andouille sausage served over rice $11.75
Student Entrée #1: sweet and sour pineapple chicken meatballs, served with pineapple, jalapeño salsa, and jasmine rice
Student Entrée #2: French onion pasta, caramelized onions, housemade noodles & cream sauce topped with Swiss cheese

Kaarina Nyman - Hearth Oven
10” Cheese Pizza: tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, shaved parmesan, rosemary ricotta & basil oil $6.00
10” Pepperoni Pizza: tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, shaved parmesan & housemade ground pepperoni $7.00
10” Student’s Special Pizza: Carbonara pizza with pancetta, egg & black pepper
Grinder Sandwich: housemade baguette with sliced black forest ham, salami, pepperoni, provolone, parmesan, pickled red onions, iceberg lettuce & vinaigrette toasted in the hearth oven $8.00
Caesar Salad (side): romaine lettuce, shaved parmesan, hearth oven croutons & Caesar dressing $3.25
Student Special: griddled corn cakes with whipped thyme honey butter

Kamaal Lewis - Baking & Pastry
Mon: crumb coffee cake & lemon custard cake
Tues: garlic basil naan with adzuki bean paste
Wed: pear frangipane tartlets with honey lemon creme anglaise
Thurs: black forest cake with chantilly, chocolate ganache & sweet macerated cherries

Jorge Gonzalez: Butcher
Duane Falls: Sous Chef

 


Courtyard Café

Today's Hours

Located on the first floor of Takena Hall, the Courtyard Café has a fresh and exciting menu that includes items such as salads, homemade soups, burritos, wraps, and fresh beef, chicken, or garden burgers. The café also features a selection of "grab and go" products such as salads, sandwiches, whole fruit, pastries, and other snacks. Got an early class? Stop by for an espresso drink or one of our many hot breakfast items.

Hours

Monday: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Friday: 8:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Upcoming Special Closures
Hours subject to change due to staffing shortage; please see online order form for current hours

Last updated: 9/23/2022

Café Menu

Breakfast

Breakfast Sandwich -- $5.25
Choice of eggs, meat and cheese, on an english muffin

Breakfast Platter -- $5.25
Choice of eggs bacon or sausage, breakfast potatoes served with toast

Breakfast Burrito -- $5.25
Scrambled eggs, bacon or sausage, breakfast potatoes, cheddar cheese, pico, sour cream

French Toast -- $4.75
Brioche bread, powdered sugar, syrup

Biscuits and Gravy -- $4.75
Fresh buttermilk biscuit, sausage gravy

Bread Choices

Sourdough, Wheat, Rye, English Muffin

 

Sides

One Egg -- $1.00
Two Eggs -- $2.00
Sausage Patty -- $2.00
Bacon (4 pieces) -- $2.00
Breakfast Potatoes -- $2.00
Sausage Gravy -- $2.00
Toast -- $0.75
Biscuit -- $1.50

Lunch

Wraps/Sandwiches

BLTA -- $4.75
Choice of bread, bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado, garlic aioli, choice of side

Grilled Cheese -- $4.50
Choice of bread, cheddar, provolone, and pepper jack cheeses, choice of side

Chicken Wrap -- $5.75
Grilled or crispy chicken, lettuce, tomato, garlic aioli, choice of side

Buffalo Chicken Wrap -- $5.75
Grilled of crispy chicken, lettuce, tomato, blue cheese, buffalo sauce, choice of side

SW Chicken Wrap -- $6.50
Grilled chicken, black beans, tomato, roasted corn salsa, chipotle ranch, cheddar jack cheese, choice of side

 

Burritos & Nachos

All burritos, nachos and quesadillas come with fresh pico and sour cream. Bowl option available.

Protein Options

Veg $5.50 Chicken $6.00 Steak $6.75

Burrito -- $5.50
Flour tortilla, jasmine rice, black beans, cheddar jack cheese

Nachos -- $5.50
Fresh tortillas chips, cheddar jack cheese, black beans, olives, jalapeños, pickled red onions

Quesadilla -- $4.75
Flour tortilla, cheddar jack cheese

Rice and Beans -- $2.50

Burgers

Burgers & chicken sandwiches include bun, lettuce, tomato, pickles, onion & your choice of side; fries, tots, soup, or salad

Burger -- $5.50
Cheeseburger -- $5.75
Grilled Chicken Burger -- $6.00
Garden Burger -- $6.25

 

Chicken Strips & Fries -- $6.50

 

Sides & Add On's

French Fries -- $3.00
Tater Tots -- $3.00
Avocado -- $1.00
Sautéed Onions -- $0.75
Bacon -- $1.00
Burger Patty -- $2.00
Chicken Breast -- $2.00

 

Soup & Salad
Soup of the Day

Cup -- $2.25
Bowl --$3.25

 

Soup & Salad -- $4.50

Cup of soup with a small side salad; fresh greens with cabbage and carrot, tomato, cucumber, croutons, choice of dressing

Consuming raw or undercooked meats may increase risk of food borne illness.

Espresso Menu

Espresso

Americano
$1.75 (12oz) -- $2.50 (16oz) -- $3.25 (20oz)

Latte
$2.50 (12oz) -- $3.25 (16oz) -- $4.00 (20oz)

Flavored Latte
$3.00 (12oz) -- $3.75 (16oz) -- $4.50 (20oz)

Mocha
$3.00 (12oz) -- $3.75 (16oz) -- $4.50 (20oz)

Flavored Mocha
$3.00 (12oz) -- $3.75 (16oz) -- $4.50 (20oz)

White Choc. Mocha
$3.00 (12oz) -- $3.75 (16oz) -- $4.50 (20oz)

Cappuccino
$2.50 (12oz) -- $3.25 (16oz) -- $4.00 (20oz)

Specialty Drinks

Oregon Chai Tea
$2.50 (12oz) -- $3.25 (16oz) -- $4.00 (20oz)

Hot Chocolate
$2.00 (12oz) -- $2.50 (16oz) -- $3.00 (20oz)

Italian Soda
$2.75 (16oz)

Creamosa
$3.00 (16oz)

Iced Coffee
$2.50 (16oz)

 

Extras

Extra Flavor $0.50 Extra Shot $0.50
Almond Milk or Oat Milk $0.50

 


Roast Runners Coffee Shop

photo of coffee with LB logo

Today's Hours

Located on the first floor, next to the Student Union, Roast Runners Coffee Shop is fully run and managed by students of LBCC. After reopening in 2022, this charming café has expanded its menu to include affordable and quality lattes, mochas, macchiatos, cappuccinos, frappuccinos, matcha lattes, Red Bulls, and much more! The café also offers an assortment of "ready to go" items, including danishes, cookies, muffins, iced teas, juices, CELSIUS, and more! Need your morning coffee? Come grab it at Roast Runners and support your local student-run business!

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00am to 3:00pm

Saturday - Sunday
Closed

Upcoming Special Closures

Last updated: 2/21/2023

Menu

Espresso

Hot or iced -- 12oz - 16oz - 20oz

Latte -- 3.50 - 4.00 - 4.50

Flavored Latte -- 4.00 - 4.50 - 5.00

Mocha -- 4.00 - 4.50 - 5.00

Breve -- 4.00 - 4.50 - 5.00

Espresso -- 2.50 - 3.00 - 3.50

Americano -- 3.00 - 3.50 - 4.00

Macchiato -- 3.50 - 4.00 - 4.50

Cappuccino -- 3.50 - 4.00 - 4.50

Cortado -- 2.75 - 2.75 - 2.75

Italiano -- 2.50 - 2.50 - 2.50

 

Extras

Alternative Milk -- 2.50 - 2.75 - 3.00
Oat Milk, Almond Milk, Soy Milk, Coconut Milk

Espresso Shot -- 1.00

Additional Flavors -- 0.50
Vanilla, Hazelnut, Chocolate, Caramel, Pumpkin, White Chocolate, Chocolate Macadamia, Toasted Marshmallow, Irish Cream, Coconut, Cheesecake, Almond, Brown Sugar Cinnamon, Blue Raspberry, Raspberry, Strawberry, Blackberry, Passion Fruit, Mango, Watermelon, Lime, Pomegranate, Orange

Sugar-Free Flavors -- 0.50
Peach, Strawberry, Raspberry, Coconut, Dark Chocolate, Vanilla, Hazelnut

Beverages

Hot or iced -- 12oz - 16oz - 20oz

House Coffee -- 1.50 - 1.75 - 2.25

Steamer -- 2.50 - 3.00 - 3.50

Hot Coco -- 2.50 - 3.00 - 3.50

Chai -- 3.50 - 4.00 - 4.50

Matcha Latte -- 3.50 - 4.00 - 4.50

Tea -- 2.00 - 2.50 - 2.75

Italian Soda -- x - 2.75 - 3.00

Infused Red Bull -- x - 4.50 - 5.00

 

Treats

CELSIUS -- 2.50
Watermelon, Orange, Kiwi Guava, Wild Berry

Ice Tea & Juice -- 1.89
Sweet, Unsweet, Apple, Orange, Cranberry

Brisk Tea -- 1.50
Pink Lemonade, Sweet Tea, Blackberry, Mango

Danish -- 2.99
Blueberry, Apple, Cheese, Bear Claw, Concha

Cookies & Muffins -- 1.99
Chocolate, Snickerdoodle, Poppy Seed

 


Santiam Restaurant

photo of sandwich

Today's Hours

CURRENTLY CLOSED

Hours

Currently Closed

This Week's Menu

Currently Closed

Special Events

Currently Closed